ERIC Number: EJ645824
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Towards a Positive Education for Adolescents: An Example from the Humanities.
Shernoff, David J.
NAMTA Journal, v26 n3 p517-41 Sum 2001
Offers specific rules for using humanities studies in Montessori schools to guide personality formation and social interest during adolescence, focusing on biography. Presents biography as a portrayal of mind connected with action, the success of individual struggle, self-awareness, balancing creativity with service, the importance of inner life, and the drama of self-actualization. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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